Articles Tagged ‘DHX Media’


DHX Media rebrands to Wildbrain as c-suite shuffle continues

New CEO Eric Ellenbogen said Monday the rebrand is meant to embody the “entrepreneurial culture” that its YouTube network WildBrain represents.


CRTC renews licences for Family Channel, others

The commission set PNI spending at 13% of the previous year’s revenues, mandating that half of that be independently produced.


People Moves: Twitter, DHX and more

A round-up of executive changes you may have missed.

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DHX names Michael Donovan CEO

The company that owns the Family Channel brands also names a new CFO.


DHX Media revenues up, but ad revenue drops

The company did not provide an update on the status of its strategic review in its Q1 2018 report.


DHX Media’s multi-platform WildBrain goes wide

The Halifax-based media company has brought WildBrain out of incubation, with the aim of monetizing the fast-growing space of kids entertainment online.


Include children’s programming in basic, DHX tells CRTC

The new operator of Family, Disney XD and Disney Junior argued that not including the channels in a skinny basic option would diminish the quality of Canadian children’s content.

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Let’s Talk TV: The kids biz

Ahead of this fall’s CRTC hearings, a look at what a pick-and-pay world could mean for the broadcasters of kids content in Canada.

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DHX Media shuffles management after Family Channel buy

The Halifax-based company has launched a new business unit and announced executive moves following the closing of the deal with Family and Disney.

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CRTC approves DHX Media takeover of Family Channel

Few strings were attached by the regulator as it gave the Teletubbies’ owner change of ownership approval for the $170 million deal with Bell Media.

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Bell Media sells four TV properties to DHX Media for $170M

The Halifax-based producer picks up Family Channel and three Disney-branded channels that had been on the auction block following BCE’s $3.38 billion purchase of Astral Media.


YouTube taps DHX Media to launch paid content channels

The web video platform’s subscription-based services will launch in 10 world markets, including Canada.